GROUP TRAVEL

As the Cape Verde specialists we are uniquely placed to assist with group travel prior to and during a stay on the islands. 

We have extensive experience coordinating many successful group trips working closely with our resort team to arrange:

 

- Accommodation and dining arrangements

- Internal flights

- Private transfers

- Tailormade excursions & activities, creating a unique itinerary for your group

- Group check-in at hotels and flights

- Use of hotel facilites, lunch, or an excursion between internal flight times

 

We provide a personal, competitive quote for the package you are looking for and assistance with organising your trip and offer useful information and advice at every stage.

Group Travel

Let the specialists guide you...

Windsurfing on Sal

We provide expert advice & assistance

Our specialist group coordinators have all visited Cape Verde and have first hand knowledge of the destination and have extensive experience coordinating many successful group trips. From your first contact with us through to the day you travel they are on hand to answer all your queries and ensure everything runs smoothly.

Hotels and Flights

Pool Area

Accommodation

We have a range of accommodation available within our programme offering bed and breakfast, and dining options across six of the islands. We have personally selected our properties and you will find there is a mix of traditional and lively, small and more luxurious properties with extensive facilities to choose from.

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Flights & Airports

  • Fly direct to the islands of Boa Vista & Sal from various UK airports
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Excursions for Groups

The excursions below are ideal for groups wanting a real feel and flavour of the Cape Verde islands. We can arrange most excursions in advance of travel. Please talk to our groups co-ordinators for more information.

Sal

Off-Road Safari

This excursion begins at 1pm, with the transfer from your hotel.  You will travel in open 4x4 pick-ups on the regular road to Pedra de Lume. From here you go off road across Serra Negra, Murdeira, Algodeiro, Old Salina in Santa Maria, finishing up at the restaurant of Josh Angulo for a soft drink or local beer.

Price guide: €30pp (children up to 12 years 50%)

 

Quad Tours

If you have ever thought of driving across white sand beaches, this is the way to do it! Drive along all the natural beauties hidden on this island by fun-quad, on a 2 or 4 hour trip including the protected landscape region of the salt mines of the Pedra de Lume. Drive along the dunes on the coast passing through Kite Beach. The next stop is the Oasis of Algodoeiro and the fantastic beach of Ponta Preta – and that’s just half of what you will see. In addition, 4 hour tours visit Salina in Pedra Lume, where you drive on the volcano crater with beautiful views of the salt mine, and then onto Burracona wwhich is known for its magical blue eye.   
 
Price guide: 2 hours €72, 4 hours €115 per quad with 2 passengers (No children under 12)

 

Fun Quad / Buggie

The Fun quad is an organised off road trip with small beach buggies which follow the same itinerary as above the excursion takes more or less 3 hours - stopping for photographs or a swim at the nice bay of Calheta Funda.

Price guide: 3 hours €70 (price per buggy no discount for children)  

 

Full Day Island Tour

A full or half day excursion around Sal with an opportunity for a swim in the local salt mine. Leaving Santa Maria you travel to the bay of Murdeira for a  quick stop while the guide explains some of the rich history of Sal before you then travel to Terra Boa where you see the extraordinary mirages in the desert. The next stop is Burracona to see the natural phenomena, the ‘Blue Eye’. After having a chance to swim in the lagoon you will then head to the Salinas salt mines of Pedra da Lume. Here you can take a dip in the salt waters where you can float in the water just as in the Dead Sea and this is well worth experiencing this weightless float. From here you will then travel to Espargus, which is the capital of Sal where those on the full day trip will be stopping for either lunch (included in full day trip) or a drink before heading back to Santa Maria.

10.00-16.00 or 09.30-11.00. The full day excursion and includes lunch. Minimum 4 persons. 

Price guide: €36pp.  Half day €25pp plus entrance fee of €5 to the Salt Mine and use of the shower is 1€ if desired.

 

Boa Vista

Half Day Viana Desert

Starting at Cabo de Santa Maria, you'll pass through the incredible dunes in the Deserto de Viana, and onto Rabil. Passing also the famous Santa Maria Shipwreck along the way. Minimum 4 persons. 08.45am - 12.30pm.

Price guide: €31pp

 

Half Day Santa Mónica

This half day tour starts with a visit to Ribeira de Rabil, rich in vegetation and water. You will then travel to the breathtaking beach of Santa Mónica. Also includes interesting stops at Varandinha and Povoação Velha, the oldest town of the island. Minimum 4 persons. 08.45am - 12.30pm.

Price guide: €33pp

 

Full Day Ervatão

For an indepth Boa Vista experience! Starting at Rabil, Oasis of Fonte Vicent passing through Curral Velho, Ervatão and stopping for lunch at Fundo de Figueiras, ending at the incredible dunes of the Viana Desert. Minimum 4 persons. 9am - 16.00pm.

Price guide: €45pp including lunch.

 

Full Day Trip to the islands of Fogo or Santiago

Discover some of the other islands in the archipelago for a complete contrast to the island of Boa Vista! These trips usually include return airport transfers, flights, lunch and an excursion.

Price guide: Fogo €249pp including breakfast & lunch

Santiago  €239pp including lunch

 

Turtle Watching - July-September

A unique opportunity to see loggerhead turtles laying their eggs on Ervatão beach - the third most important loggerhead nesting site in the world. Night time excursion runs from19.30pm - 00.40am

Price guide: €60pp

 

Whale Watching - Late February-May

Enjoy an unforgettable catamaran trip with onboard bar and see if you can catch a glimpse of the elusive wales!

Price guide: €65pp

Make the most of our experience...

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Our experience and our dedicated team

With over 27 years’ experience we have all the expertise to plan and give advice on taking groups to Cape Verde. Our specialist group co-ordinators who have all visited Cape Verde, offer first hand knowledge and by liaising with our local agent on the islands, they will ensure you receive the best possible service and support arranging a group booking with The Cape Verde Experience.

Sal Beach

What we can give you...

  • Fly direct to the islands of Boa Vista & Sal from various UK airports 
  • With a flying time of under 6 hours and a time difference of just one hour, there’s no jet lag
  • Quality accommodation from small family run properties to 4.5 grade beachfront hotels
  • A range of escorted excursions including Fogo - The Volcano Isle, Boat trips, Fun quads, fishing & diving to name a few

Santo Antao Taxi

Group Transport

We can arrange private in-resort transfers from the airport to your hotel solely for your group and can assist with arranging excursions before travel.

Boa Vista

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The Cape Verde Experience is a trade name of Serenity Holidays Limited. Most of our group packages are fully ATOL protected by the Civil Aviation Authority, giving you peace of mind when booking. Our ATOL number is 1866. For more information, please see our Fair Trading Charter.

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We loved Boa Vista & the hotel – So remote and beautiful! Will definitely recommend you, the place and hotel to all our friends.

Mrs Hind – Guest – Spinguera Eco Lodge

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